Julia & Richard – Edmonton Wedding Photography |

I’ve been sitting here for a few minutes trying to figure out what to write.  It’s hard to express just how special this wedding was for us, and how wonderful Julia & Richard are. I first met Julia at a class for new wedding planners, and after going to a preview of ‘Bridesmaids’ together we became fast friends.  Julia is one of the most positive and compassionate people I’ve ever met. And she and Richard are such a warm and loving couple.  I was thrilled when Richard asked me to help him propose to Julia last year (he’s quiet, but incredibly romantic), and it’s been such a fun experience to help Julia plan her wedding (with the hashtag #juliasweddingfeaturingrichard) and finally to see them tie the knot at the end of October.  Big shout out to all the groomsmen who were SUPER fun to hang out with!

I could go on and on, but I’ll let the photos do the talking!  The girls all got ready at my house, and I’ll admit it was kind of strange after the wedding to cull through images from my own house (and my own face!).  Michael did a fantastic job on these photos, especially with the added pressure of Julia being a wedding planner (Once Upon Your Day), and his A-type wife being a bridesmaid.

Ceremony: St. Vital Church
Reception: Red Tail Landing
Day of Coordination: A Modern Proposal
Dress: Lillen Collection from Delica Bridal
Bridesmaids: Jenny Yoo from Delica Bridal
Groom and Groomsmen: Derks
Hair & Makeup: Jennifer Chivers
Florals: faBLOOMosity
Stationery: Pink Polka
Decor: Dress My Day and Sitting Pretty Events (and DIY by Julia)
Cake: Style Cakes

black wedding ring

jennifer chivers makeup artist

delica bridal wedding dress

jenny yoo bridemsaids dress aidan

shandro photo wedding photographer

edmonton wedding photographer

edmonton wedding photography

LOVE LOVE LOVE Richard’s face when he saw Julia coming down the aisle.

edmonton filipino wedding photographer

beaumont catholic church

beaumont catholic church wedding ceremony

beaumont catholic church wedding ceremony

Our second shooter Christina caught me…I was a little emotional during the ceremony!

haley shandro photographer

Alex (on the left – one of Julia’s maids of honour) is next up to get married! We will be braving the cold on New Year’s Eve out on a farm for Alex & Devin’s wedding.

beaumont wedding ceremony

Edmonton modern wedding photographer

filipino wedding photographer

We can’t forget Charlie, who even got his own boutonniere! He was a big part of the proposal so he had to be there for some of the wedding photos.

dog in wedding photos beagle

bridal portrait

fabloomosity wedding flowers

edmonton wedding florist

WOW.  I got to watch Janine from faBLOOMosity create Julia’s bouquet and it was a fantastic experience. She is so creative, and there are so many unique and interesting flowers and plants in this bouquet. Stunning.


jenny yoo convertible bridesmaids dresses

jenny yoo aidan bridesmaid

I had to get in on the action a little bit.  When I showed this photo to a friend, the response was “Haha you would”.  Of course I did. I couldn’t help myself. (iphone photo by Michael)

shandro photo behind the scenes

edmonton wedding photographer

fall wedding pictures

delica bridal

edmonton wedding photographer

dress my day linens

pink polka wedding stationery

red tail landing wedding reception

red tail landing wedding reception

red tail landing edmonton wedding reception

Congratulations Julia & Richard!  Your wedding was a dream, and we feel so lucky to be a part of your life.  Have a fantastic New York honeymoon!!!


Edmonton wedding photography, fabloomosity, pink polka, delica bridal, once upon your day, edmonton wedding planner

Share this post

Share on facebook
Share on pinterest
Share on twitter
Share on email